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Synonyms for comb

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  1. combnoun

    cockscomb, crest

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  1. combnoun

    a flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge; disentangles or arranges hair

    cockscomb, combing, coxcomb

  2. comb, cockscomb, coxcombnoun

    the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds

    cockscomb, combing, common cockscomb, coxcomb

  3. combnoun

    any of several tools for straightening fibers

    cockscomb, combing, coxcomb

  4. combnoun

    ciliated comb-like swimming plate of a ctenophore

    cockscomb, combing, coxcomb

  5. comb, combingverb

    the act of drawing a comb through hair

    "his hair needed a comb"

    cockscomb, combing, coxcomb

  6. combverb

    straighten with a comb

    "comb your hair"

    comb out, disentangle, ransack

  7. comb, ransackverb

    search thoroughly

    "They combed the area for the missing child"

    rifle, foray, disentangle, ransack, loot, despoil, strip, comb out, pillage, reave, plunder

  8. comb, comb out, disentangleverb

    smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb

    "comb your hair before dinner"; "comb the wool"

    unsnarl, disentangle, ransack, unwind, extricate, comb out, disencumber, disembroil, untangle, disinvolve, weed out, straighten out

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  1. combnoun

    crest, caruncle, head-tuft

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "comb":

    combis, comb., alveoli

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  1. Judith Stern:

    Experience: A comb life gives you after you lose your hair.

  2. Richard Pollack:

    Get yourself a good lice comb, read the instructions and use it.

  3. Sam Donofrio:

    The comb-over is now defined as a strong side part where the hair is combed over to one side and cut tight around the edges to convey a very vintage look, it is probably the most popular hairstyle that we are seeing.

  4. Giorgos Zambetas, Greek musician:

    Experience is a comb that is given to you, when you have already lost you hair.

  5. Shel Silverstein:

    Draw a crazy picture,Write a nutty poem,Sing a mumble-gumble song,Whistle through your comb.Do a loony-goony dance'Cross the kitchen floor,Put something silly in the worldThat ain't been there before.

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